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  • Indo-Pacific

Gina Raimondo said the Bureau of Industry and Security’s budget hasn’t changed in a decade “despite the fact that the number of licensing requests has doubled in that time period.” By: ALEXANDER WARD 12/01/2023 01:20 PM EST As originally appeared on Politico Pro. “I need to get buy-in on a…

  • BGS Announcement

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Beacon Global Strategies (BGS), a leading strategic advisory firm focusing on global public policy, government procurement, and geopolitical risk analysis, today announced it will be expanding its growing team by adding Mr. Andrew “Andy” G. Boyd, Dr. Seth Jones, and Ms. Elizabeth “Beth” Sizeland as Senior Advisors. In these…

  • Global Technology Policy

The Sam Altman saga reflects deep industry divisions over the speed and safety of AGI development. November 20, 2023 By: Klon Kitchen As originally appeared on The Dispatch. The abrupt departure—and possible return—of Sam Altman from OpenAI is sending tsunamis through Silicon Valley, igniting a flurry of speculation and bringing into…

  • Global Technology Policy

Get Ready to Red-Team: A New AI Executive Order Sets a High Bar for Industry The Download_Issue 2_The AI EO What’s New: ​ On October 30, the Biden administration issued its ambitious Executive Order (EO) on artificial intelligence (AI), the starting pistol in the U.S. government’s race to set rules and…

  • National Security Technology

Biden’s executive order requires the industry to check its models for vulnerabilities to misuse. That’s a step in the right direction. By: Klon Kitchen, November 2nd Artificial intelligence poses threats to U.S. national security, and the Biden administration takes them seriously. On Oct. 30 the president signed a wide-ranging executive…